Air Pollution

AP-NORC Poll: Disasters influence thinking on climate change

Jan 22, 2019

Americans say natural disasters and their local weather are influencing their views on climate change.

Macedonia extends school break because of air pollution

Jan 20, 2019

Macedonia's government has ordered the winter break for students to be extended to Jan. 23 because of extremely high levels of toxic particles in the air in many cities throughout the country

EPA asked to investigate improper inspection allegations

Jan 18, 2019

Three Democratic U.S. senators are asking the Environmental Protection Agency to investigate allegations it isn't properly inspecting facilities that emit the cancer-causing gas ethylene oxide

Volkswagen says it will pay Indian fine even as it appeals

Jan 18, 2019

Volkswagen Group says it will pay a fine of 1 billion rupees ($14.2 million) imposed by India for installing software on vehicles that allegedly cheated pollution testing devices, though it is still appealing the order

Banksy mural on garage in Wales sold but will stay in place

Jan 18, 2019

A British art dealer says he has bought a mural stenciled by street artist Banksy on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds ($129,000)

Grand jury charges 4 Audi managers in emissions case

Jan 18, 2019

A federal grand jury in Detroit has indicted four Audi engineering managers from Germany in a widening diesel emissions cheating scandal

India's mega Hindu festival begins under cloud of toxic air

Jan 15, 2019

India's mega Hindu festival begins under cloud of toxic air, a sign that government officials are struggling to grapple with the country's worsening air pollution

Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant

Jan 14, 2019

German automaker Volkswagen says its Tennessee factory will be the focus of an $800 million investment in the company's manufacturing of electric vehicles in North America

Heavy smog, worsened by weather, raises alarm across Asia

Jan 14, 2019

Unusually high levels of smog worsened by weather patterns are raising alarm across Asia

Fiat Chrysler to pay around $650M in emissions cheating case

Jan 10, 2019

Fiat Chrysler will pay more than $650 million to settle allegations of cheating on emissions tests

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